Group Discussions are a vital selection-parameter during the admission stage of various business schools. Knowledge of important GD topics will help a candidate have an upper-hand over other candidates.
In this article, we provide with top GD topics for the 2019 admission season:
Top 100 Group Discussion Topics of 2018
Factual GD Topics
- A.I. in work: how it is going to change future of workspace
- Discuss on the quote by Mark Zuckerberg "We don't make services to make more money, we make money to make better services"
- Long term capital gains tax - Who are the winners and who are the losers?
- Is India becoming a refugee hub?
- Can management be taught or is it inherent to oneself?
- Gender sensitivity is gender equality concern?
- Is India ready for cashless economy?
- Aadhar: Infringement of privacy or not?
- Crypto Currency/ Bitcoin
- Bollywood’s claim of Artistic license v/s Social sensitivities
- Is Indian demographic dividend being underutilized?
- India should move to a Presidential form of Government.
- Is population of India an asset or liability?
- ‘Right to privacy’ is in danger in India.
- With increasing unemployment, India should ban all its efforts on self-driving cars.
- Government should not bail out nationalized banks which are bankrupt.
- Should India finance its infrastructure through internal finances or external borrowings?
- Planning commission or NITI Aayog- has anything changed at ground level?
- Is UDAAN scheme just beneficial on paper or will it have effects on the ground level?
- Data and digitization are no solutions to agrarian distress.
- Should India focus on Smart Cities when 30 crores of its citizens are still without electricity?
- MBA in India is highly over rated.
- Street hawkers should be prohibited, regulated or relocated?
- Farmers’ income can be doubled by the year 2022. What are the challenges faced by the farmers and how can these be tackled?
- What do you think about ‘ageing gracefully’? How can we change the trend of people going for cosmetic surgeries?
- Linking Aadhaar/PAN card/bank account- Is privacy warranted?
- Digital India
- Impact of westernization in India
- E-commerce will ruin the retail stores.
- Can India be a developed country and a Super power?
- Effect of demonetization on common citizen vis-a-vis black money holders.
- In a resource starved country like India, spending on space missions is a wastage of resources.
- Do programs like Namami Gange help cleaning rivers in reality?
- Ease of Doing Business: A Reality or Dream in India
- Indians are not conscious about quality.
- Is India’s Foreign policy pro-US?
- Social media impact on teenagers.
- Air pollution
- Are nuclear families a blessing in disguise?
- Are men compromising their careers for family?
- Primetime media discussions are propagating intolerance.
- Should advertising targeting children be banned?
- Artificial Intelligence is taking over human workforce.
- Is India over employed or overqualified?
- Work-life balance and Need for spirituality
- Management- An art or science?
- #Me too campaign
- India needs a uniform civil code
- Make in India
- Decline in open spaces and playgrounds can lead to negative tendencies in children.
Group Discussion Preparation
Abstract GD Topics
- The world is a dangerous place - Not because of the people who are evil but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.
- Stepping stones or Stumbling Blocks, they depend on the way you see them
- Doing something right saves time better than explaining doing something wrong
- Strength does not come from physical capacity. It is derived from an indomitable will.
- Positive attitude is more important than knowledge for business success.
- Books alone do not make a complete man.
- Every cloud has a silver lining.
- If everyone agrees on a point, will it be an ideal situation or a suffering?
- The true guardian of democracy should be autocratic in nature.
- How does passion affect our life?
Friends, Enemy or Frenemies?
Hard Work Vs Smart Work
Black or Grey
- Ethics or Profit
Famous vs Important
Roses are red, crows are black
Water or Oxygen
East or West India is the best
Patience: A virtue in Business and Management.
Change is the only constant
Freedom is a myth
Fact Vs Opinion: There are no facts only opinions
Leader or Follower
- Black & White
- Magic Wand
- Black Box
Strategy or Execution
Means or End
- Beauty or Brain - who can rule the world?
It was a bright, cold day in April and the clocks were striking thirteen.
Red is red, blue is blue and never the two shall meet
Brevity is the soul of wit
- Insanity is essential
- What’s there in a name?
- Is ignorance bliss?
- There is never a Wrong Time to Do A Right Thing!
- Doing Good or Not to Do Any Evil?
- Beauty exists not in sameness but in difference
- Happiness is a mystery like religion
- YOLO philosophy of living life
- There is always a second chance
- A room without books is like a body without soul.
- Borderless world – a myth/reality?
- Live and Let Die
- Is silence really golden?